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Should Only Veterans Vote? (USA)

Discussion in 'North American Politics' started by Ellen Brown, Aug 16, 2019.

  1. Ellen Brown

    Ellen Brown Well-Known Member
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    This will be like kicking a beehive and I understand. I'm just feeling like only those who have felt the cost of having our Country understand it.

    Perhaps there is a broader classification? America is in a mess because of a Draft Dodger.
     
  2. MikeDwight

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    That's right, Confederate Veterans! I'd lose my left hand before I write a single Confederate Veteran out of this Constitution! Blacks already Know who they are voting for, a benevolent benefactor, its like Tropico for PC.
     
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    No, veterans only represent a tiny percentage of the country. Perhaps politicians that vote for wars should be required to fight in them, though.
     
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    I am a boy scout, so I should at least get to scout vote.
     
  5. Ellen Brown

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    My family had folk on both sides of that war. It was over more than 150 years ago. If you are still living that war...
     
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    It should go back to only landowners vote.
     
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  7. MikeDwight

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    They shift all blame everything on dead Confederates now days. Not very genuine of them. Its not genuine that Vice President Breckenridge was aa confederate, senator Jeff Davis, Col. Robert E Lee, and these United Statesmen, defended the political interests of the Confederacy and Union of the States. That war was about one US Soldier putting down another US Soldier, end of story. These wars today, its al civilian casualties, millions of dead people, this was a Southern movement of the Democracy itself. The Democracy itself is Leaving with it. Ridiculous.

    These are the biggest lies , not ignorance, taught to people in America. Its so crazy. The North jumps up at any Time to attack anything happening for 200 years, I don't argue people saying everyone was ting about slavery, I'm saying what if they started taking about Corn, and the Confederates knew and talked about Corn, "the north is just Crazy on the corn issue"
     
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  8. Ellen Brown

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    Yes, now they call it Collateral Damage.
     
  9. MikeDwight

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    Thanks, I figure people are coming from Iran, Iraq, Korea, who knows, Germany, Britain, you can think of Every War known to man, consider ransacking the town you pass, about soldiers are an instrument of death to the people, and then ask us to take down any education, symbols, that Are left, of what I consider an unimpeded patriotism.
     
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    What about the families of deceased veterans, shouldn't they get to vote?
     
  11. Ellen Brown

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    You tell me.
     
  12. MikeDwight

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    Now that I'm off on a diatribe, why is it not a Power, why do we sell a power, because in Athenian Democracy by Labor, did the Athenians assemble to the Office of voting, that they all did come together and declare war on the Persians, from an Athenian Democracy in which we spoke in terms of our duties onto the State in terms of democracy, of offices by lot, of decisionmaking being the vote that is a Duty of officeholding, the officeholding of being in that Democracy. We're going for another democracy obviously. Veterans, it would probably be close to veterans voting.

    The Grandfather Clause famously "disallowed black vote" and all that said in some southern states is that Confederate veterans could vote , that's all that said.
     
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  13. Enoch07

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    Citizens over 18 is fine. No need to put any other qualifiers in.
     
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    So the highest office in America wrote a Constitution reaffirming the God of our Fathers, the Sovereign Character of the States, and an Almighty God. The middle higher class preferred the Bonnie Blue Flag. General Stonewall Jackson rose to fill a dutiful role in this government. Every class reflected on their widows and loss through the loss of Stonewall Jackson, when they made the Dixie Flag official. Then obviously, the Entire class of Americans, is totally to be undone, when they change at all Presbyterianism in all these things. That's not Lincoln's compromise. That's not Reconstruction's guidance. That's not Teddy Roosevelt, or any Northern Republican at all, Eisenhower did that, with a solid fist that should shake the Union. No Idea at all!
     
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    No.
    This is not the world of Starship Troopers.
    And in my experience, veterans are no wiser about
    steering the country than are we draft dodgers.

    The only voters should be atheistic, business owning,
    expert shooting, males over 35....& with advanced
    degrees in science....real science, not sociology.
     
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    So Jefferson Davis spent 1 year in jail. Everyone returned home, everyone held veteran's parades for their entire lives, on video with dixie flags handful of times in the 1900's the confederate veteran parades. American Veterans. But they'd steal their rights the way people want to act now.

    Well Revolt, that's because of our totally different view of being a Veteran isn't it, because we used to have pomp and circumstance, and that wasn't at all a 'class problem' like a lot of places, and the feather-in-the-cap was real, and real Kings or Dukes as it were suited up , and Robert E Lee crowned and changed the word Gentleman, because England has this foreign idea now, about a Class of Gentleman, Robert E Lee warned everyone that attended his school to be a gentleman, that's a code and a chivalry.
     
  18. columbus

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    That's my view as well.
    Inclusive as feasible, I don't even approve of barring convicts after they're out.
    Tom
     
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  20. Enoch07

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    My only restriction on convicts is they can vote after X amount of years of being released without any further criminal activity. Maybe after their probation ends? That's all I would add to it.
     
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